WHAT'S ON

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Heritage Tea & Tour of the house

Following on from the success of our first event please join us on Wednesday 13 March for our next tea & tour of the house. Start with a delicious afternoon tea served in the Grade II listed main house before embarking on a full tour of our beautiful building and grounds led by an expert local guide

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Mother’s Day

Celebrate Mother’s Day at Wivenhoe House by treating mum to afternoon tea in the lounge or a traditional roast dinner in the brasserie including something for Mum

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English Wine Dinner

An evening of the finest English food and wine hosted by Head Sommelier, Lionel Lachesseigne

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Wedding Open Morning

For one morning we open the doors to our beautiful 18th century manor house

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Abba Night

Three course meal with the remarkable Abba Illusion tribute band

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Mamma Mia Here we go again

Come and join us whilst we screen Mammia Here we go Again in the gardens of the beautiful Wivenhoe House.

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Bank Holiday Jazz Afternoon Tea

After a sell out event in 2018 Good Times Jazz’  will be back performing popular Jazz  tunes of the 1920/30s under our Garden Gazebo.

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Fawlty Towers Dinner

Eat in restaurant run by Basil, Sybil and Manuel where the characters serve their guests a hilarious 3 course dinner.

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Moët Champagne Dinner

Five course gourmet meal with Champagne tasting led by an expert from Moët Hennessy

WHERE WE ARE

find us, however you travel
By car:

Whether approaching Wivenhoe House from London and the South or Ipswich and the North via the A12, take the exit marked Colchester (A133). Follow the A133 towards Clacton, ignore the entrance to the Knowledge Gateway, continue along the A133 then take the B1028 for Wivenhoe before turning right into Boundary Road, then right again into Park Road. The entrance for Wivenhoe House is shared with the University of Essex but Park Road leads you through Wivenhoe Park and you will be able to see the glorious house from the road.

For Sat Nav please use CO7 9HT and then follow signage to Wivenhoe House. Please note, some Sat Navs may direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park so please check our PDF Map

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By train:

Colchester station, Colchester Town station, Wivenhoe station and Hythe stations are all between 10-15 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester station every 10-20 minutes. The journey takes around an hour. Also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich. Some trains from London (Liverpool Street) also stop at Wivenhoe Station. When travelling from the Clacton/Walton direction, alight at Wivenhoe or Hythe Stations.


By plane:

Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.